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===Key Web links===
 
===Key Web links===
 
====Guides and Beginner Instructions====
 
====Guides and Beginner Instructions====
Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Evernote and its capabilities.
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Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Foursquare and its capabilities.
  
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/getting_started/ Getting Started with Evernote]
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* [http://mashable.com/2009/07/25/foursquare-app/ Foursquare: Why It May Be the Next Twitter]
* [http://christianpf.com/how-to-use-evernote-creative-uses/ What is Evernote?]
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* [http://lifehacker.com/5041631/expand-your-brain-with-evernote Expand Your Brain with Evernote]
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====Business====
 
====Business====
Here are a number of great ideas for using Evernote in a business environment.
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare in a business environment.
* [http://www.evernote.info/index.php/evernote-for-business/15-evernote-in-work-environment Evernote in Work Environment]
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* [https://foursquare.com/business/ Foursquare for Business]
* [http://blog.clearlysimplesolutions.com/2010/06/what-i-use-for-my-small-business-evernote/ What I Use For My Small Business – Evernote]
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* [https://foursquare.com/business/brands Foursquare Pages and Partner Badges]
* [http://blog.evernote.com/2009/10/27/10-ways-to-run-a-restaurant-with-evernote-by-chef-john-andrews/ 10 Ways to Run a Restaurant with Evernote by Chef John Andrews]
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* [http://www.inc.com/guides/making-money-foursquare.html?partner=newsletter_Technology How to Make Money on Foursquare]
* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/08/16/7-ways-a-professional-photographer-uses-evernote-evernote-creative-series/ 7 ways a professional photographer uses Evernote — Evernote Creative Series]
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* [http://www.brainwoo.com/posts/katie/how-use-foursquare-promote-your-business How to Use Foursquare to Promote Your Business]
* [http://realestate.about.com/od/softwareandservices/a/evernote_50i.htm 50 Ways to Use Evernote in Your Real Estate Business]  
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* [http://www.businessinsider.com/how-to-use-foursquare-to-boost-business-2010-3# How To Use Foursquare To Boost Sales At Your Retail Business]
* [http://www.readwriteweb.com/biz/2010/12/how-small-businesses-can-use-evernote-to-stay-organized.php How Small Businesses Can Use Evernote to Stay Organized]
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* [http://www.beyondsocialmediamarketing.com/2010/03/5-tips-to-create-local-hot-destination-using-foursquare/ 5 Tips to Create a Local Hot Destination Using Foursquare]
  
 
====Education====
 
====Education====
Here are a number of great ideas for using Evernote in a education environment.
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Forusquare in a education environment.
* [http://www.russgoerend.com/2010/09/one-of-essentials-in-reading-this-year.html Evernote as a 1-on-1 Reading Conferencing Tool]
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* [http://www.davidleeking.com/2010/01/25/foursquare-and-libraries-anything-there/ Foursquare and Libraries Anything There?]
* [http://www.wolf-howl.com/tools/how-to-use-evernote-to-create-the-ultimate-post-conference-reference-guide/ How to Use Evernote to Create the Ultimate Post Conference Reference Guide]
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* [http://www.gearfire.net/evernote-school/ Using Evernote to Save Your Schooling]
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* [https://wiki.itap.purdue.edu/display/Social/How+Evernote+Can+Be+Used+in+Educational+and+Learning+Environments How Evernote Can Be Used in Educational and Learning Environments]
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* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/12/15/10-evernote-tips-for-school-education-series/ 10 Evernote Tips For School Education Series]
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* [http://iteach20.blogspot.com/2009/04/evernote-will-organize-your-life.html Evernote Will Organize Your Life!]
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* [http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/take-a-minute-to-collect-your-thoughts-with-evernote/24020 Take a Minute to Collect Your Thoughts With Evernote]
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* [http://jrstrang.ca/?p=683 Hacking Evernote for a Mobile Learning Project]
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====Getting Things Done====
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====Events====
Getting Things Done (GTD) is an organization strategy created by David Allen. Here are two links to learn more about this strategy: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Getting_Things_Done Getting Things Done, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia] and [http://www.davidco.com/what_is_gtd.php What is GTD?]
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Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare along with events.
* [http://www.tipb.com/2010/10/25/evernote/ How to Get Things Done with Evernote for iPhone and iPad]
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* [http://www.tradeshowinsight.com/2010/03/a-practical-guide-to-creating-foursquare-events/ A Practical Guide to Creating foursquare Events]
* [http://darrencrawford.com/my-simple-gtd-evernote-combo/ My Simple GTD & Evernote Combo]
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* [http://philanthropy.com/blogs/social-philanthropy/guest-post-how-nonprofit-groups-can-benefit-from-foursquare/22264 Guest Post: How Nonprofit Groups Can Benefit from Foursquare]
* [http://www.fokkekooistra.nl/blog/2008/11/30/evernote-and-gtd-1/ Evernote and GTD: Setting up Evernote]
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====Organizing Ideas====
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* [http://www.digitizd.com/2009/04/23/9-ways-i-use-evernote/ 9 Ways I Use Evernote]
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* [http://www.helpeverybodyeveryday.com/productivity/106 How to Organize Your Information In Evernote]
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* [http://www.evernote.info/index.php/how-tos/4-how-to-evernote/12-poweruser-tips-for-evernote Poweruser-tips for Evernote]
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* [https://wiki.itap.purdue.edu/display/Social/How+to+Use+Evernote How to use Evernote]
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* [http://www.buildabetterblog.com/2010/12/evernote-blog-content.html Cool Tool - Use Evernote to Track Content Ideas, Links and Resources]
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====Other Ideas====
 
====Other Ideas====
 
* [http://www.fuelyourwriting.com/how-to-use-evernote-to-organize-your-writing/ How to Use Evernote to Organize Your Writing]  
 
* [http://www.fuelyourwriting.com/how-to-use-evernote-to-organize-your-writing/ How to Use Evernote to Organize Your Writing]  
* [http://www.openforum.com/idea-hub/topics/the-world/article/14-practical-ways-to-use-evernote-guy-kawasaki 14 Practical Ways to Use Evernote]
 
* [http://www.lostintechnology.com/software/10-great-ways-to-use-evernote 10 Great Ways to Use Evernote]
 
* [http://www.lifehack.org/articles/technology/7-ways-to-use-evernote.html 7 Ways to Use Evernote]
 
* [http://www.andrewcmaxwell.com/2009/11/100-different-evernote-uses/ 100 Different Evernote Uses]
 
* [http://www.itworld.com/software/67868/use-evernote-organize-your-troubleshooting-efforts Use Evernote to Organize Your Troubleshooting Efforts]
 
* [http://www.alexandrasamuel.com/20101026/social-media-for-journalists-10-ways-to-use-evernote Social media for journalists: 10 ways to use Evernote]
 
* [http://torristory.com/2009/10/7-use-cases-highly-effective-evernote-users/ 7 Use Cases for Highly Effective Evernote Users]
 
  
 
====Resources====
 
====Resources====
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/download/web_clipper.php Web Clipper]
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* [http://www.fourwhere.com/ FourWhere]
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/download/ipad.php Evernote for iPad]
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* [http://www.evernote.com/about/trunk/items/evernote-email Evernote + Email]
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* [http://www.evernote.com/about/trunk/ Evernote - The Trunk]
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====Searching====
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* [http://droppingsteps.wordpress.com/2009/08/05/evernote-using-extended-search-syntax/ Evernote: Using Extended Search Syntax]
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====Sending From Different Devices and Applications====
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Here are a number of instructions for collecting ideas and inspiration from various devices.
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* [http://blog.evernote.com/2009/08/14/send-blog-posts-from-google-reader-to-evernote/ How to Send Blog Posts from Google Reader to Evernote]
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* [http://notebooks.com/2010/07/14/how-to-send-twitter-info-to-your-evernote-account/ How to Send Twitter Info to Your Evernote Account]
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* [http://www.vikitech.com/563/easily-add-evernote-gadget-to-your-gmail-and-google-calendar Easily Add Evernote Gadget To Your Gmail And Google Calendar]
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* [http://blog.evernote.com/2010/03/16/emailing-into-evernote-just-got-better/ Emailing Into Evernote Just Got Better]
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* [http://www.davidco.com/forum/showthread.php?11353-Howto-Set-up-buttons-in-Outlook-to-send-mail-to-Evernote-Toodledo-RTM-etc. Howto: Set up buttons in Outlook to send mail to Evernote, Toodledo, RTM, etc.]
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* [http://www.productiveorganizer.com/note-taking/how-to-take-notes-and-export-to-evernote-or-dropbox/ How to take notes and export to Evernote or Dropbox]
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* [http://www.k12mobilelearning.com/?p=174 How to Share Kindle Notes in Evernote]
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===Video Tutorials===
 
===Video Tutorials===
Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Evernote].
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Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Foursquare].
* [http://www.evernote.com/about/video/ Evernote Video Tutorials]
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* [http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2010/04/05/am.cho.foursquare.cnn?hpt=C2 Is Foursquare the next Twitter?]
* [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xDewX4fjak How a Dairy Farmer Uses Evernote]
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==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 15:49, 20 May 2011

Foursquare

Release status: new

Description Foursquare is a location-based mobile application that allows participants to share their location with friends. Individuals earn points and virtual badges for "checking in" and can leave tips and suggestions about businesses they frequent.
Author(s) Stan Skrabut (skrabutTalk)
Email Stan Skrabut
Location Room 120
University of Wyoming, College of Agriculture
Phone 307-766-3722
Last Updated 20 May, 2010

Contents

Description

Foursquare is a location-based mobile application that allows participants to share their location with friends. Individuals earn points and virtual badges for "checking in" and can leave tips and suggestions about businesses they frequent. The individual who checks into an establishment most often becomes the "Mayor."

Each week, there is a new leader board where friends can compare results.

Essential Requirements

Foursquare is intended to be used from a mobile device, e.g., smart phone, iPad, phone with a Web browser, etc. However, you can also check into Foursquare with a computer.

Equipment

The only required equipment is a device to access the Internet. This can be a phone, iPad, or computer.

Software

Software for Foursquare can be found at 4SQ App Gallery. This link will provide you with links to download applications for your mobile devices.

To use Foursquare from a Web browser, go to Foursquare Mobile.

Learning resources information

Reading List

Key Web links

Guides and Beginner Instructions

Here are a number of great guides to help you better understand Foursquare and its capabilities.

Business

Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare in a business environment.

Education

Here are a number of great ideas for using Forusquare in a education environment.

Events

Here are a number of great ideas for using Foursquare along with events.

Other Ideas

Resources

Video Tutorials

Here is a collection of videos that will help you understand and use Foursquare].

References